Aftershocks possible following 5.7 magnitude earthquake: CWB

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Quake info: Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 39 km northeast of Hualien City, Taiwan, on Sunday, Sep 26, 2021 6:21 am (GMT +8) - 20 user experience reports

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Taipei (83.8 km NNW of epicenter) [ Map ] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s : This one lasted longer than the past few. Woke us up. Felt like a horizontal circular motion. | 5 users found this interesting.

Taoyuan City, Taiwan (90.2 km NNW of epicenter) [ Map ] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : Woke me up | 4 users found this interesting.

Wanli, New Taipei (99.1 km N of epicenter) [ Map ] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s : Room shook for a few seconds, making light fittings sway. I’m on 14th story in a hotel. | 3 users found this interesting.

Banciao, New Taipei, Taipei (87.9 km NNW of epicenter) [ Map ] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 20-30 s It’s shaking when I was sleeping. I jumped up and ran out side. | 3 users found this interesting. (reported through (reported through our app / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 20-30 s

Banciao, New Taipei, Taipei (85.2 km NNW of epicenter) [ Map ] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s : Tamsui District | 3 users found this interesting.

near Hualien City, Taiwan (49 km SSW of epicenter) [ Map ] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s : Like a wave | 3 users found this interesting.

Taipei (81.8 km NNW of epicenter) [ Map ] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / very short : Felt light shaking in my 4th floor apartment. It woke me up | 3 users found this interesting.

Taoyuan city / Strong shaking (MMI VI) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 5-10 s : Suddendly Me and my room mates are all awake during the quake it was really shocking moment | 3 users found this interesting.

Caesar oark hotel taipei (86.6 km NNW of epicenter) [ Map ] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s : Hotel was moving | 2 users found this interesting.

Taoyuan, Airport / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s : It immediately woke me up at 6:21. Being significantly pushed back and forth in bed in a sideways direction for 10-15 sec. It felt more than 4.7. | One user found this interesting.

Linkou district, New Taipei, Taiwan / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 20-30 s : It woke me up. | 2 users found this interesting.

Linkou District, Taiwan / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s : Felt like a 4 | 2 users found this interesting.

Taipei / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s : Encore couché à cette heure matinale mais bien ressenti | One user found this interesting.

Taoyuan city (87.9 km NNW of epicenter) [ Map ] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s

Taipei (84.9 km NNW of epicenter) [ Map ] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / very short

Taiwan / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / vibration and rolling

鳳山區 / not felt

Taoyuan / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s

Taipei / Light shaking (MMI IV) / simple rolling (tilting sideways along one direction) / 5-10 s (reported through our app / Light shaking (MMI IV) / simple rolling (tilting sideways along one direction) / 5-10 s

Magnitude 5.0 earthquake strikes Taiwan —EMSC

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